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GIF file extension

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What is GIF and how you can convert GIF file?

Our Free online image converter allow you to convert your image GIF ( Graphics Interchange Format ) format. Upload your GIF file and then select the format type you want to convert to, after the conversion is completed you can download the converted image file instantly or by email.

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GIF Extension

GIF file definition

GIF (Graphical Interchange Format file) is an image format that is used to share animated video clips over the web, it is heavily used to express people's feelings and It is the 2nd most common used image format in the internet. GIF files are lossless format which means size is reduced while maintaining high quality. GIF files can be found in advertisements, email marketing or anywhere that needs a bit of action. You can convert GIF with filezigzag to 28 other format.

Technical details for GIF file

GIF file format was designed by Compuserve for online and web usage. It is an image file that uses bitmap images that supports up to 8 bits/pixel, it also has a 24- bit color space. GIF file format is used in web graphics and it is highly popular because of it’s ability to animate images. It contains up to 265 colors from a reference paletteGIF uses LZW (Lempel Zev Welch) compression format which eliminates unused data to ensure a better quality image at a minimum file size. GIF image can have 2 colors (black and white) as a minimum number. Less colors conduct a better file compression.

File extension

.gif

Developed by:

CompuServe

GIF MIME type:

image/gif


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